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News & Events

Learn more about what public events and fundraisers are going on at the Shrine to continue to preserve Philippine Duchesne's legacy and this historic church 

Upcoming Events

Celebrate with us!


Tablescapes 2023

Friday, Nov 17, 4-9

Saturday, Nov 25, 11-5

Sunday, Nov 26, 1-6

Thursday, Nov 30, 11-5

Friday, Dec 1, 11-5

Saturday, Dec 2, 11-5

$5 admission, along with festive raffle items

Tablescapes will be back at the Shrine for 2023


Feast Day Mass

7:00 pm

Saturday, November 18, 2023

Join us at the Shrine to celebrate

St. Philippine Duchesne’s Feast Day


Christmas Concert

3:00 pm

Sunday, December 3, 2023

Hosted by Christian Community Choir at the Shrine

Free admission, goodwill donations accepted


Dinner Auction

Sunday, November 3, 2023

Norwood Country Club

Stay tuned for more details!

January 9, 2023

We are currently taking reservations for the event space in the School House.

Beginning in April, the School House will be reopened and ready to celebrate!

Book your graduation party, bridal shower, family reunion, or any get-together at the 1883 Shrine School House. 

Tablescapes 2022 Winners

Ten tables dressed and flocked for the holidays! We had over 400 people attend Tablescapes this year, our largest attendance recorded. Thank you to Jess & Co Realty for donating space for us to continue this tradition while the Shrine is still drying out from the July flood. 

1st Place: All is Bright, designed by Laurie Lowery and sponsored by Mayor Lowery

2nd Place: Bavarian Christmas, designed by Jessica Berchtold and sponsored by Jess & Co realty

3rd Place: Gingerbread Village, designed by Sharon Margherio and sponsored by Sacred Heart Parish.


Thank you to all that attended, decorated, sponsored, and donated raffle items. 

This is a fun event and we love sharing it with the community. 

Click below to see the fully-decorated tables

Tablescapes 2022

Come join us and get into the holiday spirit!

Ten designers have decorated tables in different themes

to get you into the holiday spirit!

$5 tickets, available at the door,

Raffles tickets available for gift baskets, christmas decor & more

Friday, November 18, 4-9

Saturday, November 26, 11-5

Sunday, November 27, 11-5

Friday, December 2, 11-5

Saturday, December 3, 11-5

Sunday, December 4, 11-3

New Location for 2022: 

627 St. Francois St. Old Town Florissant 63031

Next door to Jess & Co Realty

Please join the Christian Community Choir's

annual Shrine Christmas Concert. 

This is a great event to start the holiday season!

When: December 4, 2022 at 3pm

Where: Florissant Valley Baptist Church

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Tablescapes 2022

We are relocating to a new space for 2022!

Thank you to NoCo Roasting for offering their space for Tablescapes 2022.

Our grand opening happy hour will be Friday, November 18, 2022

Mark your calendar!

Stay tuned for more details.

Goeke's Produce is hosting a music festival to raise money for flood restoration at the Shrine and the Knights

Saturday, October 1, 2022

4 pm-10 pm at the Knights

Wheelbarrow of booze raffle, 50/50 raffle, gift baskets and more!

Food and drinks will be available for purchase

$5 suggested donation for entry


Join us for Golf Cart Races!

August 28, 2022

At the Knight's

Join us for food, drinks, music & racing

Thank you to The Pit Crew Tire and Automotive for putting this together to help the Knights and the Shrine in their flood restoration


October 1, 2022

Old Towne Partners is hosting a washer tournament to benefit the Shrine and the Knights in their flood restoration. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, along with raffles!

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Enter to win Wainwright, Molina, and Pujols cornhole set!

Purchase tickets here:

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June 11, 2022

Join us for lots of outdoor activities for the entire family!

Docents will be dressed in period clothing

Tours available 10 to 4 PM

Storytime from 11 AM - Noon

Each child attending brings home a new book

Learn how to make jelly and butter for your own biscuit treat.

Mass at the Shrine

When: The first Friday of every month from Sept 2021-May 2022

Time: 11 am

All are welcome to join us

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May 7, 2022

12 noon-5pm

Valley of Flowers Festival at the Shrine Grounds

Gift shop & book shop will be open

Pull tabs will be available for purchase

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Join us the first Friday of every month for Mass at the Shrine.  

September 2021-May 2022

Mass begins at 11:30

All are welcome to join us

The used book store and

the Shrine gift shop will be open for Florissant's Ride into Spring event.

Come by and see us, we have some great deals!

Book store will be open with a special $4 per bag of Will also have a free pac

Shrine Online Auction!

Auction open house:

Sunday, March 13th


Auction closes

Sunday, March 19th, 8pm

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